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Police Make Heroin Bust at Athens Airport

A 34-year-old woman from South Africa was arrested at Athens International Airport on Thursday by narcotics officers and charged with drug trafficking. The woman, who...

‘No Negotiation over Greek Territory’ says Minister

A senior Greek minister on Thursday said there were no so-called 'grey zones' in the country's territorial sovereignty. "We do not negotiate our territorial waters...

Restored Ancient Greek Palace Gets Ready for Visitors

Work is proceeding at a rapid rate to prepare the ancient Greek palace of Philip II at Aigai, in the Pella region, for public...

Greece Suffered More than Ireland, Tsipras tells Visiting Irish President

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to the economic crisis experienced by the Greek and Irish peoples, as he received visiting Irish president, Michael...

Greece Ranks 13th for Corruption Among Western States

Greece ranks 13th in a list of the most corrupt Western nations, according to latest Transparency International (TI) figures. Greece's grading was based on areas such...

FYROM Has No Irredentist Aims, says Zaev

"Our actions show our goodwill and show that we have no irredentist aspirations," said Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Prime Minister Zoran Zaev on...

Greek Shipping Dominates Capital Link Forum in Athens

The opportunities and challenges facing Greek shipping were the subject of a high-level conference held recently in Athens. The 9th Annual Greek Shipping Forum organized...

Moody’s Upgrades Greece by Two Notches to B3

Moody's ratings agency upgraded Greece's rating by two notches late on Wednesday to B3 from Caa2, saying the country will successfully conclude its third...

Amnesty Slams Greece over ‘Appalling’ Migrant Camps

Thousands of asylum-seekers and migrants remained trapped on the Greek islands in "appalling conditions" Amnesty International said on Thursday. An Amnesty report which documents the state...

Greek Government Split over ‘Macedonia’

Greece's minister of defense Panos Kammenos says he will oppose an agreement that will grant FYROM any use of the name 'Macedonia'. Kammenos, a member...

Magnitude 4.8 Earthquake Strikes West of Zakynthos

A magnitude 4.8 earthquake struck in the Ionian Sea about 34 kms (21 miles) west of the Greek island of Zakynthos early on Thursday. The...

Greek Parliament to Probe 10 Senior Politicians Over Novartis Case

The Greek government managed to get the votes needed to form a parliamentary committee to investigate witness testimonies that two former prime ministers and...

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